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Data Science is Your Gateway to a Brighter Future.
Become an expert practitioner of data visualisation, Python programming, and machine learning in this hands-on qualification in data science.
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Data is the new oil. However, like oil, data is only valuable if refined and transformed into something useful, which is where data science comes in. Almost every company works with data, making data scientists one of the most in-demand professionals of the last two decades. The need for data scientists who can expertly analyse data, extract critical insights and effectively present the findings has never been higher.
Designed to help you gain in-demand data science and machine learning skills, the ALX Data Science programme will equip you with the crucial tools and techniques to analyse visual and statistical data, create models, and communicate results to inform data-driven decisions. In addition, you will learn the universal programming language Python and solve real-world problems using machine learning.
Delivered in partnership with ExploreAI, this globally-recognised certification will place you at the cutting edge of the digital economy, giving you a competitive advantage in the job market.
Our partnerships allow us to offer eligible candidates access to world-class programme training at no cost. Programmes are valued at $28,500 in Europe and North America and $15,000 in Africa. ALX Sponsored placements available now.
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$0 - Fully Funded
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There are plenty of programmes that teach tech skills. At ALX, our “secret sauce” comes from our career-focused approach to learning. Through our hybrid learning model, we aim to develop well-rounded tech professionals who are equipped with both the professional and technical skills that enable them to thrive in the most in-demand, high-growth industries.
Learners in our Data Science programme will benefit from in-person ALX Foundations training at the start of the course. With ALX Foundations, you can expect a transformative three-month experience that will give you the edge to stand out in the job market, with expert training in interview techniques, soft skills, and essential career competencies.
Unlock the key to success and join a community of like-minded individuals in a state-of-the-art co-working environment. Take advantage of high-speed internet, peer support, and an environment to help you thrive.
With our hybrid learning model, hubs are designed to take your productivity and success to new heights, where the rigour of online training is deepened through in-person experiences and practised in context. In-person training will be delivered at your hub during ALX Foundations, along with impactful activities throughout the Data Science programme.
Gain Access to The ROOM
An unrivalled community offering incredible support to accelerate your future career in tech. Utilising the best of virtual community building through our dedicated portal, combined with exclusive in-person experiences, events and opportunities.
Jemimah, a student of Software Engineering at ALX shares her story of how hard work and perseverance laid the groundwork for her career advancement in the tech field.
“In all probability, I think I’ve learned more at ALX over the past 4 weeks about navigating the real world than I did during my entire 4-year stay on campus.”
“My time at ALX was just the push I needed. It offered top-notch resources, the ideal community, and practical experience. ALX exceeded my expectations and stoked my interest in tech. It gave me the opportunity to meet peers who were already succeeding in the field of technology, which helped me gather knowledge of what to anticipate from any area of tech I decide to follow. If you need to kickstart a career in tech, ALX is the place for you!”
“ALX was an exceptional experience for me and very informative. I learnt a lot of skills and gained tools I didn’t have before.”
What is ALX?
ALX offers job-ready training in the tech fields employers need most. ALX, in partnership with The ROOM, is brought to you by the organisation that leads African Leadership Academy, African Leadership University, and Anzisha Prize Foundation.
What are the payment terms and options?
Why do we have to go into the hub during the week?
Attending sessions at the hubs is a requirement of the learning experience. The co-working spaces are designed to provide accountability, peer support, and the opportunity for face-to-face interaction and networking. This is intended to boost productivity and help individuals achieve their goals.
How do I join The ROOM?
All ALX learners are invited to join The ROOM Fellowship community where you will have access to a global network of resources, job opportunities, and ongoing career support.
I need more information. Where can I submit a request?
Please click here to submit a request for more information and answers to any additional questions.
Can I register for multiple programmes at the same time?
Due to training requirements and programme rigour, ALX permits learners to be enrolled in one programme at any given time. If you have applied to or are currently enrolled in a programme, you will not be eligible to apply to another programme.